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Charles Oman

Sir Charles William Chadwick Oman, KBE, FBA was a British military historian. His reconstructions of medieval battles from the fragmentary and distorted accounts left by chroniclers were pioneering. Occasionally his interpretations have been challenged, especially his widely copied thesis that British troops defeated their Napoleonic opponents by firepower alone. Paddy Griffith, among modern historians, claims that the British infantry's discipline and... Read More

BornCharles William Chadwick Oman
12 January 1860
Muzaffarpur district, India
Died23 June 1946 (aged 86)
Oxford, United Kingdom
OccupationHistorian
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